With over 80 years’ experience, SYHA are specialists in providing accommodation and travel services to groups. With a dedicated booking office, SYHA's friendly team can work with organisers to provide tailored packages across a number of destinations throughout Scotland, ensuring individual group requirements are tailored for.

SYHA's youth hostel teams always offer a warm welcome and are sure to provide a vast amount of local knowledge and a wealth of experience to support all group members through the duration of the stay.

Making a booking couldn't be simpler; SYHA's Central Sales & Reservations team will ensure making an enquiry or booking is a timely and efficient process. The reservations team can also help with travel arrangements, activity programmes and attraction information.

Whether planning a curriculum led school trip, an organised club outing, a wedding day or simply a gathering of friends SYHA can help. For more information about school and youth groups please click here.

Group Youth Hostels

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SYHA have many youth hostels suitable for group accommodation in Scotland and provide high quality, affordable accommodation with a friendly welcome for anyone travelling around the country. SYHA's youth hostels provide more than just a bed, they offer guests a unique experience and the chance to meet like-minded people with similar interests. All overseen by our friendly staff who are always willing to provide you with information on the local area. 

All of our youth hostels are well-equipped and graded by VisitScotland so guests can be assured of the regulated standards at each location. SYHA’s green credentials are also recognised and graded by the Green Business Tourism Scheme; many of the youth hostels have been accredited with Silver and Gold level awards.


SYHA have eighteen Youth Hostels well suited to serve groups in need of accommodation throughout Scotland. Choose from youth hostels in Aberdeen, Aviemore, Braemar, Broadford, Cairngorm Lodge, Crianlarich, Edinburgh Central, Edinburgh Metro, Glasgow, Glencoe, Inverness, Lochranza, Oban, Perth, Pitlochry, Rowardennan Lodge, Stirling and Torridon.

The above youth hostels all offer a range of multi-bedded rooms as well as private rooms which can be made us of by group leaders, teachers or drivers.

Facilities and Services for Group Accommodation

  • Private & multi-shared rooms
  • En-suite facilities (at many locations)
  • In-house dining
  • Meeting rooms & classrooms
  • Friendly, knowledgeable staff on-site
  • Wi-Fi, free at most locations
  • Laundry and drying rooms
  • Bed linen & towels included (in private rooms)
  • Towel hire
  • Spacious communal areas
  • Central booking centre
  • Self-catering facilities


Please note facilities vary at each location, please check individual youth hostel pages for further information.